WWWJDIC for Android




    Japanese and kanji online dictionary

    Android frontend for Jim Breen's WWWJDIC

    Donate version available.

    * Italian dictionary support
    * ICS support
    * full tablet support
    * Japanese pronunciation (install 'N2 TTS' from Play Store to enable)
    * text to speech for kanji and dictionary entry translations (English/German/French/Spanish/Italian)
    * multi-radical kanji search
    * kanji of the day widget
    * Japanese sentence translation
    * example search with approximately 150,000 examples (Japanese/English pairs)
    * example word breakdown/translation
    * animated stroke order diagrams for over 6000 kanji
    * history and favorites
    * history and favorites backup and restore
    * favorites export to CSV and Anki
    * handwriting recognition (including offline via the Kanji Recognizer app)
    * OCR-based handwritten kanji recognition, does not require correct stroke order
    * Optical Character Recognition (OCR) -- just take a picture of any kanji you want to look up
    * multiple dictionary lookup (General/Japanese Names/Computing/Life Sciences and more)
    * multiple languages supported (German/French/Russian/Swedish/Hungarian/Spanish/Dutch/Slovenian/Italian)
    * romaji input
    * kanji compound search
    * kanji lookup by reading, meaning, radical or stroke count
    * radical table showing radical variations
    * automatic mirror selection for best performance

    About permissions:
    * Camera permission is needed for OCR
    * Coarse location is needed to select the closest WWWJDIC mirror
    * For more details, see the FAQ:

    Email me for bug reports and feature requests:

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    Tags: character recognition japanese , wwwjdic embed html , japanese dictionary tablet , kanji recognizer , wwwjdic , kanjiwriter , japanese online dictionary , wwwjdic kanji , handwriting kanji input

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    Users comments

    Jem Francisco

    by Jem Francisco

    May 11, 2017  |  "Good"

    If I search a sentence example of a verb, please also include sentences with the other forms of the verb.

    Leo Choy

    by Leo Choy

    Apr 11, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Internal server error

    Marcos D. Cedriani

    by Marcos D. Cedriani

    Mar 06, 2017  |  "Good"

    Very good app! I'm using the 'kanji of the day' widget mostly. I would give it 5 stars if the TTS worked to check pronunciation.

    Yin Yen

    by Yin Yen

    Feb 01, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Very good

    Robert Shiplett

    by Robert Shiplett

    Jan 13, 2017  |  "Great"

    With this update. Installed free, updated pro and voilá ... Running with free uninstalled. Marshmallow android installs only ? Regardless, bug gone. Glitch vanquished.

    Maik Vlcek

    by Maik Vlcek

    Jan 08, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Pefect companion when learning japanese